American actor notable for starring in several films which includes but is not limited to Being There, Pale Rider, The Thing, and Hard Rain.
He started his career in 1953 following his service in the Air Force during the Korean War for four years.
He provided his voice for Hayao Miyazaki's film Castle in the Sky and the HBO series Todd McFarlane's Spawn: The Animated Series.
He married Kathryn Jacobi in 1987.
He is probably best remembered for his role on L.A. Law as Leland McKenzie. He starred on the series alongside Corbin Bernsen.